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Ultimate Beach House

Ultimate Beach House

I know fall is here and half of the country is covering up their outdoor furniture and getting ready to batten down the hatches ahead of winter storms. But I thought that this is THE PERFECT time to take a look at what next summer can be like. I am planning a major overhaul of […]

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Bangkok by Harney and Sons – Best. Tea. Ever.

Bangkok by Harney and Sons – Best. Tea. Ever.

Ahhhh, summer events. Beach parties. Pool parties. Weddings. When a good time is had by all it’s easy to overindulge. And it happened to me on Saturday at a beautiful wedding in Ithaca, New York. Too much of the things that I normally don’t eat – cheese and sweets. But the next morning I found […]

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Reviews: Shopping and Dining at Terrain in Westport

Reviews: Shopping and Dining at Terrain in Westport

Opened just couple months ago in Westport, Terrain is a home and garden store (and a sister brand of Anthropologie) that mixes vintage furniture finds with unique accessories, fresh flowers and potted plants. The place feels very organic and fresh. You can’t miss the impressive building situated right on Post Road – parking gets full pretty […]

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Summer Decorating Guide: Outdoor Entertaining

Summer Decorating Guide: Outdoor Entertaining

Here is part three on this week’s summer decorating guide. Today it’s all about relaxed time spent with friends and family while entertaining outdoors. And if it’s to be relaxed, it has to be easy! Here are 5 tips for a stress-free outdoor meal. 1. Set up a bar so guests can help themselves to drinks. […]

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Summer Decorating Guide: Color Splash

Summer Decorating Guide: Color Splash

  Summer decorating is all about color and what better time to add some juiciness to your life? It’s easy to add some new energy to your space with a single dash of color. Pick a color you love and run with it! Buy accessories in your favorite hue and group them together for visual impact. It can […]

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Summer Decorating Guide: Decorating with Coral and Shells

Summer Decorating Guide: Decorating with Coral and Shells

Summer decorating should be easy and fun. Simple arrangements and pretty colors make for best summer vignettes. And what says summer more than coral and shells? Since many species of coral are endangered, I prefer to use faux coral in my project. See below how I incorporated pieces of faux red and black coral into […]

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Pitcher Perfect

Pitcher Perfect

Iced tea, anyone?  Serve up something yummy and cool on a hot summer night with one of these great pitchers; whether your style is funky, elegant, colorful, or eclectic we have something pitcher perfect for your tabletop!  Drink up!   Images from: www.anthropologie.com, www.cottageandbungalow.com, www.jonathanadler.com, www.juliska.com, www.mackenzie-childs.com, www.wisteria.com

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Pesky Pests No More

Pesky Pests No More

One of the perks of summer is being able to eat outside.  What better way to entertain guests than making a nice summer meal and enjoying it outdoors? There is, however, something that can put a damper on your perfect evening: right when the sun goes down the mosquitoes come out to bite.  Never fear, citronella candles […]

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Loopy for Lucite!

Loopy for Lucite!

Here at Olga Adler Interiors, we jump at the opportunity to use lucite furniture in a design. It looks clean and crisp, and offsets traditional or transitional interiors oh-so well! Recently, I’ve been coming across some great lucite finds! Here are a couple of them:    

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Happy 4th of July! Happy Birthday, America!

Happy 4th of July! Happy Birthday, America!

If you can’t wait for this weekend – you are not alone! It’s America’s birthday AND  a long weekend. Families and friends will gather for outdoor lunches, blankets and baskets will be dusted off, simple and delicious meals will be served — there is no better way to spend a summer day.  Make your picnic festive with some […]

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